The Self-Aligning knee prosthesis: clinical and radiological outcome and survival analysis at 5-year follow up

@article{Diks2007TheSK,
  title={The Self-Aligning knee prosthesis: clinical and radiological outcome and survival analysis at 5-year follow up},
  author={M. J. F. Diks and Patricia G. Anderson and J. C. A. D. Janssen and G. M. J. van Stralen and A. B. Wymenga},
  journal={Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy},
  year={2007},
  volume={16},
  pages={128-134}
}
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the clinical and radiological results and the survival of the SAL II mobile bearing knee prosthesis at 5-year follow up. Between February 1995 and March 1998 a total of 246 SAL II total knee arthroplasties were performed in 232 patients. The mean follow up was 5.0 years. Thirteen revisions had been carried out (5%). The mean total Knee Society Score increased from 88 preoperatively to 153 and 155 at 1 and 5 years follow up, respectively. The mean flexion… CONTINUE READING